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Jan 10, 2013 12:30am PST
for the opportunity to do the work that i love. at a place that i helped create. lastly, i like to remind all of us that emersion education takes on many forms in today's educational arena. the focus is sometimes blurred. by different interpretations. or political agendas. i hope that the emersion education model as conceptualized and exemplified by the alice fong yu community, will help provide standards of all emersion education programs everywhere. thank you very much. [applause] >> we are very honor to recognize michelle kyung, a teacher at washington high school, and awarded the outstanding teacher of america award by the carl foundation, and here this evening is our award winning teacher, michelle kyung and we would like to present a certificate and ask you to say a few words. [applause] >> happy new year and good evening to superintendent carranza, and new board president rachel norton, sorry, i have been sick today. and vice president fewer, i am erica from the george washington high school, and i am here to share positive about a teacher at george washington high school. after all the pape
Jan 9, 2013 9:00pm PST
third story on my house and lastly if you go to object three the left side is built out in the back. it's the right side we're bringing out and look at the designs from the whole project there are six homes on the project. three are built out to that level already. mine would be the fourth and again for the bad faith and this action i think this has to be denied and the permit go forward. thank you very much. >> i have a question. you were slated to start construction december 1 but apparently you don't have the appropriate permits? >> can i get mr. lows? that's out of my expertise. that's my understanding. maybe i misunderstood. >> it was a long time -- at that time - - [inaudible] now i have more white hair than you. when we first get our site permit in november we can push for the addendum as fast as possible, but when the permit put there so we hold everything off. we have the addendum plan already. we scheduled meetings with the plan checker. we might not be done by december 1 but partially permit and the foundation and different work. in his mind that was starting
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm EST
, start anti viral medication, the second thing, make a sick room and lastly, disinfect. >> things are likely only to get worse, there's still five more weeks before the end o' of flu season. . >> let's talk about the children. they're especiallyvulnerable to illnesses like the flu partially because they spend a lot of time in groups at school and they're hard to keep clean. teachers say they try to make staying clean simple. forexample, they say sing a song that lasts at least 20 seconds while washing their hands and if they show symptoms don't give them medicine to go to school, you can keep them home. >> washing your hands and keep staying home when you're sick is a good way to keep it from spreading but it spreads. drinking from the same cup of sharing a utensil with someone or being close to someone infected can make you sick. learn all the about the flu and how to keep your family safe and read up on the six things you shouldn't touch if you don't want to get sick at >> weather wise, a few clouds out there this evening. temperatures did not warm up too mu
Jan 9, 2013 5:30pm PST
be transmitted up to six feet away. so, you really want to keep that person separate. and lastly, disinfect. wipe off those surfaces, and, guess what, diane? the flu virus really does not like humidity and sunlight. so, you want to open up the blinds, boost the humidity, turn up the temperature. research has shown that can actually deactivate the flu virus. >> let the sun shine in if you can. >> absolutely. >> thank you so much, dr. jennifer ashton reporting in. >>> and we turn next to washington today. secretary of state hillary clinton spoke to cameras for the first time since her concussion and blood clot, saying she is thrilled to be back at work, but calling her return to the state department bittersweet, as she prepares to step down, saying, don't call it retirement just yet. >> well, i don't know if that's the word i would use, but certainly, stepping off the very fast track for a little while. >> and for now, her fast track includes some growing signs of menace from iran. today, the state department vowed to do something about a father held hostage for years and a f
Jan 9, 2013 6:00pm PST
a refresher. >> commissioner chan: thank you. and then lastly on page 9 of the report i just mentioned that the occ met with the department to finalize revision of the pursuit policy dodge 505. we've been batting this around for some time. i'm trying to remember if it's on calendar. i don't know if we have a date for it and where we are. >> i do believe there is a date for
Jan 10, 2013 4:00am PST
to all tenants. lastly, owners of -- this is a phase in process built in. owners of smaller buildings of 50 units or less have one year to apply and owners of 50 units or above have two years to comply. this brings san francisco into line with a number of other cities that have recently passed ordinance, oakland, belmont and novato have recently passed legislation. this ordinance would increase public awareness and really raise awareness that we need to create more smoke-free housing in our buildings and throughout our neighborhoods. the version of this ordinance that you see before you is an amendment of the whole where the requirement that land lords report both smoke free and smoking optional units has been amended to only require reporting of smoking optional units. again i want to thank the tenant organizations and apartment association for their leadership but especially aliana caruco from the department of public health and desiree for drafting the ordinance. with that, i'd like to ask aliana caruco to make a public presentation. >> good afternoon, supervisors, my name is ali
Jan 10, 2013 1:30pm PST
, but an exciting one. those items will be before you. lastly, there was an extension introduced by supervisor breed that would give this commission additional time to consider the fillmore ncd which you just voted to continue. so, that concludes my board report for this week. there will be a normal land use committee next week, but that agenda has not yet been published. >> commissioner antonini. >> will we get some sort of a report on that item that's the boring item that is being brought up by president chiu? because i think that's very significant and has a lot to do with planning issues. >> yes, that sud will be before you prior to your action, before any board action. within 90 days of any introduction. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> and the board of appeals is the last item, there are two items i think might be of interest to the commission today. the first is 20 65 oakdale avenue, building permit application to reduce the size of the warehouse building. this is the old berkeley farms property. there was no notice required under the planning code or the building code because of an alteration
Jan 10, 2013 2:00pm PST
to go to local cbos for a period of 20 years. lastly, we have the 23 m-o-us. i submitted a list to you with community organizations, but we will be providing funding for programs that are much needed in the community. today we are here to present the housing component of the project as a theater portion has already been unanimously approved by the third preservation commission and we are pleased to report that the community is excited about this project and will -- you'll be hearing about that today. the only thing that's before you is the formula retail conditional use, which we don't needed to, but we want to be proactive and staff suggested that we file that. some time this year we may fall under that category. the things that we're going to be discussing with you, that could take my entire presentation. so, i'm going to wrap up here. it's going to be the question of parking. we are asking that you please consider increasing staff's recommendation to our full request of .75. staff is requesting .67. on the land dedication we're thrilled to be supportive of the land dedication. we sp
Jan 10, 2013 3:00pm PST
stabilization fund that might prevent displacement of residents as well. and lastly, i guess i'll just say given the impact of -- that this development and many recent developments have had in our community in terms of driving up prices, we will be strongly advocating for 100% affordable housing on publicly owned land and we'll probably see some of those projects coming forward in the next couple years. so, thank you for your attention. >> thank you. >>> hello, good afternoon. my name is teresa [speaker not understood] and i'm a youth program coordinator at [speaker not understood]. and i just want to really ask the commission to think about how stressed out -- how stressed out families are in the mission because working with youth, working with families, the number one thing on their mind is am i going to get kicked out of my house, am i going to have to pay a thousand dollars to $3,500 in a neighborhood that is the only place i've ever lived. and i think that those are the type of situations that our members are in and we really want to focus on how -- our neighborhood has been brutalized by d
Jan 10, 2013 12:30am PST
it, empowering young people to do something about it when they spot it. lastly, the partners recently announced a stop bullying video challenge where we are bringing together psa's that highlight what's happening by young peopld
Jan 9, 2013 10:00pm EST
maybe not virginia but definitely in maryland. >> lastly, quickly i haven't heard so much about the presidential inauguration about how it is impacting city council. they are concerned how they will get around on that day. how they want to go down on friday and deliver custom made license tags. >> that is constructive development, my true colors are showing. mary che and a delegation will go to 1600 pennsylvania with 44 why? this is the 44th president and ask him to put this on the limousine bill clinton had it on, george bush took it off, obama never put it on it is in your face tactic by the dc council. they are going to try to do it on friday s whether they accept it or not, they will lay that plate there and give them the unanimous resolution, mr. president put this on the limousine for inauguration. >>> the plans for inauguration are forming up we know more about the stars asked to perform. richard blanco will be the poet. he is a son of cuban exiles and openly gay. maya angelou was the poet in 2009. ♪ [ music ] >> you are going to hear this voice again this year. they ha
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Jan 10, 2013 12:00am PST
years. >> lastly there was an islamic slave trade. >> there was? he validated -- thank you, andy wherever he went. he is walking down the hall looking for a candy bar. >> he is trying to get on the phone to buy one of the action figures. >>> coming up, what is love? baby don't hurt me, hurt me no more. a strange message that was sent to me. why does the president loathe women? a fair and balanced look at this kenyan born lady hater. >>> women helped him prevail, and yet he favored white and male. president obama, if that's his real name, has nominated a bunch of men to serve in top national security positions including head of the cia, secretary of state and secretary of defense. and not helping matters he picked women to be secretary of vacuuming and secretary of doing the dishes. >> what? >> the washington post said supporters are irked by the shortage of ladies in prominent jobs especially after making women's issues a big part of his campaign. look at him smile mocking them. to me it is massage nighs to put women in cabinet. that's just me. discuss, shall we? >> lightning roo
Jan 10, 2013 11:00am EST
's not the case. you have to ease yourself back into the workout in order to avoid those injuries. >> and lastly, dr. so la no, is doing the same routine a bad idea? shoochbt you change it up? that's what i've heard. >> i'm glad you brought that up. you should change-up your workouts. one that doesn't just include strength training but something that makes your muscles more last iic pilates or yoga. light jogging or swimming is extremely beneficial while you're working out but mix it up. crosstrain, so to speak. >> so you mix up your routine and you want to realize what you're capabilities are. don't lift or bite off more than you can chew and definitely take the proper precautions and warmup. >> if you have doubts consult a trainer. a lot of trainers at gyms willing to help you get that process rolling and once you're comfortable you can do it on your own. >> thanks for the tips. >> good to see you. >>> the time 11:41 here on "news4 midday." still to come, oscar history. the youngest-ever nominee? who is that? >>> and the car that parks and drivers itself! [ male announcer ] when your business
Jan 10, 2013 4:00pm EST
, the fiscal cliff debates, what effect that's had on consumer behavior and lastly, we'd say we remain positive, but the markets have had a bit of a run here, we would expect a little bit of a breather. one area you could see catchup is gold and precious metals. >> all right, we've seen a hit there recently. michael, you're at the wheel. 30 seconds on the clock. >> keeping a close eye on facebook. it was obviously the post eer child for social media stocks last year. stock broke over 30 yesterday, 31 today. a lot of enthusiasm. keep a close eye on it. we're bullish on it longer term. second thing is herbalife, today was day two of the jihad between bill ackman and the company. we maintain a bullish stance. it's been a wild ride. still think it goes higher. last one is consumer stocks. kind of a mixed bag for holiday names today. we continue to have a bullish stance. >> all right. we will leave it there. gentlemen, thank you very much. we'll be watching all of those stories. hope to see you soon. check back with you soon. thank you, guys. >>> up next, my thoughts on the implications of president
Jan 10, 2013 2:35am EST
, starting anti-viral medication. the second thing, make a sick room. lastly, disinfect. >> reporter: things are likely only to get worse. there's still five more weeks before the end of the flu season. diana perez, abc news, new york. >> unbelievable. but again, i'm surprised so many people didn't get the flu shot. children, i mean, my aunt is a teacher in manhattan. she was saying almost half of her class is out with the flu. >> incredible. listen to this. a new jersey 4-year-old has been home from school since thursday. not because he's sick but because his parents refuse to give him the shot and the school is like, until you get one, do not come back. so the kid is not sick, but the cool is keeping him at home because he has not gotten the shot yet. >> i wonder why parents don't want to give their children the flu shot. there are all these urban legends out there that say you'll get sick from the flu shot. but that's just really not true. i mean, i made sure my children had it. >> apparently this young man i was talking about has an egg allergy, so he cannot take the shot. >> that's diff
Jan 10, 2013 6:00am EST
, there are over 400 specific disabilityish -- disability issues in the database. and lastly, the u.s. census will be releasing later in the year data on how many people with disabilities actually voted. it'll be broken down by category and by types of disabilities. and in the cases of the larger jurisdictions, um, there'll even be data. um, there were 14,700,000 people with disabilities who voted in 2008. that's still a 7% gap with between the disabled and able-bodied in terms of voter participation. poll worker training is, um, is extremely important. some of the problems that we saw not only in the election, but in previous election that link back to poll worker training are the machines aren't turned on. the poll workers don't know how to turn on the accessible machine. the poll workers pressure people not to use the accessible machine. poll workers quite inappropriately looking at a person with a disability and saying you're not competent to vote. this happens over and over again. that is illegal, it is morally offensive, and it happens lots of times in every election if lots of places -
Jan 10, 2013 10:00am EST
-- washington, d.c., that we had several organizations observe our procedures. lastly, ladies and gentlemen, our borders. most of our over 225,000 election-day voters were patient, and support of. it was long, busy and exhilarating. quickly, one part of what i saw -- one of the things that i saw, we talked about the long lines, but i have long lines against long waits. a long line that is moving is fine. the problem came in the wait, and a couple of things contributed. one of them was the check-in process. it needs to be challenged. we have offered brakes. the only -- offer breaks. the only problem is that you have 20 people in this line, two in this one, and the captain would have to go out and called webers less name begins with such and such. that did not work well with people passing you if you had been in line for two hours. the long balance, they were so long before on two sides. no understand it has been years since washington, d.c., as head a ballot on two sides. we have to train the workers had to remind voters to use both sides. this has nine races. it is a paper ballot, though when yo
Jan 10, 2013 1:00am EST
increased flexibility to create efficiencies and achieve results. lastly, congress should not impose maintenance of effort provisions of states as a condition of receiving federal funding. in other words, it states receive federal cuts, washington should not demand the same level of service without providing the same level of funding. essentially, all of these points can and will be coming down to flexibility and partnership. we need the flexibility to take care of the unique needs of our citizens and the challenges of our states. what we do not need is a one- size-fits-all solution or more unfunded federal mandates passed on to our states. the need to be treated as partners, not underlings. we want to work to implement good public policy. as we told congressional leaders, reducing the deficit by shifting costs to the state is not indicative of the good partnership. whether it is deficit reduction or other pressing national issues, we feel the two principles will guide these relationships with the federal government and the state. the principles are the flexibility and the partnershi
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm EST
in the database. lastly, the u.s. census will be releasing later in the year data on how many people with disabilities actually voted. it will be broken down by category and types of disabilities and in the cases that the larger jurisdictions, there will even be data. there were 14,700,000 people with disabilities who voted in 2008. that is still a 7% cap between disabled and able-bodied voter participation. poll worker training is extremely important. some of the problems we saw in the selection, but previous elections that link back to poll worker training machines be turned off. the poll workers pressure people not to use the machine. poll workers quite an approach really looking at a person with a disability insane this happens over and over again. that is the legal. it is morally offensive and it happens lots of times in every election a month to places. i want to commend the district because they used testing after training for poll workers. i think that is essential and it's not just to teach with the poll worker knows, but to teach election officials book points the training
Jan 10, 2013 1:00pm PST
to the administration. lastly, i will say that the administration has other people who are on their side, people like pastor coat who was in the gay movement and opening that up that they could turn to for the inaugural prayer. >> ari, let's talk a little bit about the vice president and his task force on guns right now. here's the question. he's obviously going to come up with his recommendations by tuesday. with every day that passes, since the newtown massacre, does the chances of real substantive gun control legislation fade, get weaker? >> i don't think so. i think newtown is so searing in people's minds that this has a longer lasting factor than most shootings previously. there was another shooting today, as you saw, wolf, and this one involved a shotgun. i think it still raises the question, do any of us know how to stop these shootings from taking place? are we going to ban shotguns now? like the sentiment is to ban assault rifles. i think we're still going to grapple with this. i hope it's balanced. i hope it's not just gun control and taking advantage of newtown. we do need to do something
Search Results 0 to 25 of about 26 (some duplicates have been removed)